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this morning on the kron 4 morning news... the search for a missing father continues. his wifes emotional plee and the person of interest police are looking. (robin) and the stomach flu is spreading in the south bay. the effort to contain it. (robin) also... police have arrested more people in connection to the deadly terror attack in manchester. their relationship to the suspected bomber and where police say the bomber was just before the attack. the kron 4 morning news starts right now. (robin) good morning and thanks for joining us. i'm robin winston. (robin)lets get a check of weather this morning... (james)it's cloudy and cool on
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this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s
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inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s.
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(robin) a look at your morning commute. (robin) our top story this morning... a father missing for nearly two weeks and now police have a person of interest. san francisco police say the disapperance of piseth chhay is suspicious. kron 4's jr stone spoke with his wife who is pleading for her husband's safe return. missing uber driver piseth shhay hasn't been seen for a week and a half..now though.a break in the case as police are actively searching for this man. 48 year old bob tang who is a friend of shhay's and has been labeled a
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person of interest in the case. news that comes as a total surprise to shhay's wife rattana who knows bob and his family well.sot he came to my house on monday evening with his wife helping us out passing out the flyers and everythingtang was reported missing wednesday morning. in fact he was supposed to meet with police tuesday but failed to show.sot at this point we believe he has fled the country possibly to cambodiaa report has surfaced that shhay may have had a large gambling debt and owed someone money. rattana addressed that claim wednesday night.sot my goodness they tried to paint my husband as a bad person well let me tell you i've known this man for 24 years been married for 20 years he is not a gambler.rattana believes her husband is still alive waiting to be found. each day though is tougher for
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her and her two sons.sot i can't swallow food because i know did my husband eat? did my husband have anything to drink? for 11 days? i have not eat or sleep because i am thnking about that is he cold is he warm did he get tied up those are big play in my head i only have 2-3 hours every night i'm running back and forth when i hear the car pass by everytime i hear footsteps i open the door thinking is it him coming home oc(head down) (robin) in the south bay...
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the san jose unified school district continues to see new stomach flu cases. since may 4th hundreds of students from more than a dozen schools across san jose got sick with symptoms consistent with norovirus. officials say the number of cases tapered off this week in comparison to earlier this month. the district has launched an effort to thoroughly clean the impacted schools. officials say most of the kids who got sick two weeks ago have been able to return to school. (robin) another big story we are following this morning... a second botulism death has been reported in california. this time in the north bay out of napa county. the health department says the individual died within the last month kron4's alecia reid has the latest. botulism is poisoning caused by toxins stemming from bacteria. it's extremely rare, but can be deadly.pkgthere've been a number of illnesses and deaths related to botulism in the last 2 months.the most
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recent an individual in napa county who health officials say ate contaminated canned goods.the c-d-c says you cannot see, smell, or taste the toxin, but even a small amount can be deadly.the health and human services agency here in napa says this case is isolated and not linked to the walnut grove case where 10 others contracted the disease.those are linked to tainted nacho cheese from a gas station.37 year old martin galindo . a father of 2 was taken off life support after contracting the illness.another victim 33 year old lavinia kelly has been in the hospital for weeks. she too started seeing symptoms within hours of eating a snack from the valley oak food and fuel last month. the youngest of all the victims 16 year old johnny villasenor is making progress at oakland children's hospital. the teenager, who is a sophomore at a school near sacramento was taken off a ventilator and moved from the i-c-u into a regular room."he was just doing what a normal
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kid does, go to the gas station. get a snack. "if you're experiencing any of the botulism symptoms blurry or double vision, nausea, drooping eyelids or muscle weakness, reach out to your health care professional immediately.standupit is possible for patients to recover from botulism.but doctors say it could take weeks or even months.reporting live from napa (robin @ landing) world news now... and we're learning more about the suicide bomber at the ariana grande concert. as well as some of the victims of that terror attack. a seventh person was arrested late yesterday in connection with attack. and investigators say the british bomber who targeted children monday outside that concert was part of a larger terror network. according to security officials, the suspect, 22- year-old salman abedi (a- be-di) - recently spent three weeks in libya. a friend of the attacker's family says he went to libya after getting into trouble in the u-k. and returned to england just
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days before the bombing. and now militia in libya arrested his father and brother. they say the brother ha-shim admitted under interrogation that he and his brother were members of isis. the militia says ha-shim was plotting another terrorattack. police in the u-k say salman abedi (a-be-di) was known to both british and u.s. intelligence officials. investigators are now trying to figure out whether abedi (a-be-di) met with isis or al-qaeda operatives or received terror training while abroad. the british prime minister says they are disgusted and troubled by the attack. (robin) monday's attack killed 22 people and injured more than 60.
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(robin) coming up.. the search is on for a gunman after a 9 year old boy was shot in oakland. his condition this morning. and... a congressman is in hot water this morning after being accused of bodyslamming a reporter. hear the altercation just ahead.( james ) and your bay area forecast, next.
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who are these people?
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the energy conscious people among us say small actions can add up to something... humongous. a little thing here. a little thing there. starts to feel like a badge maybe millions can wear. who are all these caretakers, advocates too? turns out, it's californians it's me and it's you. don't stop now, it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. lets get a check of weather this morning... (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland.
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the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s. (robin) a look at
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(robin) a look at your morning
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commute. (robin)(robin) (robin) a (robin) a frightening
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scene on interstate-5 in merced county when a charter bus with school children aboard catches fire. it happened around 4-30 yesterday afternoon near los banos causing major traffic delays. smoke could be seen billowing from the highway. the bus flames also started a brush on fire nearby. that was put out about an hour later from after an air tanker dropped water over the area. official say all the children got off the bus safely. one child however did suffer an asthma attack. no word on what caused the fire. (robin @ landing) happening now... a young boy is still in the hospital after being struck by a stray bullet in oakland. it happened late sunday night and police are hoping someone will come forward with information to help them solve this case. kron 4's charles clifford has the latest details. just before 11pm this past sunday, the oakland police department responded here to the 2700 block of fruitvale avenue on reports of a
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shooting. when they arrived on scene, they found 9-year-old isai catalan suffering from gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. he was transported to children's hospital and at last check was listed in stable condition. police believe the boy was just an innocent bystander.sot so far, it's unknown who fired the shots that struck isai or why. the police department is hoping that the public will help them find whoever is responsible. sot
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are growing more concerned about a series of fires at homeless camps. the latest happened yesterday morning. we first showed this to you yesterday on the kron 4 morning news. no one was injured but those who live here say it destroyed three tents. city officials say more needs to be done to prevent future fires. (robin) the city has started sending public works crews out to clean up the debris at homeless encampments. they believe this will help reduce the risk of more fires. (robin) a congressional candidate is accused of body
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slamming a reporter. in just a matter of hours voters in montana will head to the polls to fill a vacant congressional seat. reid binion has the details. "get the hell out of here." "jesus!"republican congressional candidate greg gianforte -- facing a charge of misdemeanor assault for allegedly body slamming a reporter.it happened as the guardian's ben jacobs was asking gianforte about the g-o-p healthcare plan. gianforte: "talk to you about that later."reporter: "yeah, but there's not going to be time."gianforte: "speak with shane, please."gianforte: "i'm sick and tired of you guys." gianforte - heard on audio tape shouting after the alleged body slam.last time you did the same thing, are you with the guardian? yes, and you just broke my glasses you just body slammed me and broke my glasses. get the hell out of here. you'd like me to get out of here and i also would like to call the police gianforte's campaign says jacobs entered the office without permission, shoved a recorder in the candidate's face, and asked badgering questions.a campaign statement read in part quote:"after
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asking jacobs to lower the recorder, jacobs declined. greg then attempted to grab the phone that was pushed in his face. jacobs grabbed greg's wrist, and spun away from greg, pushing them both to the ground."but eye witness accounts contradicted that version of events.gallatin county sheriff brian gootkin said four witnesses were being interviewed.gootkin acknowledged that he made a one-time donation to gianforte's campaign earlier this year but that that will have no bearing on the case. the incident... taking place one day before a special election.gianforte -- who has enjoyed the support of president trump and trump's family......is running against democrat rob quist.i'm reid binion (robin) a cal-bears rugby player who was partially paralyzed during a match earlier this month is recovering in san jose. shortly after suffering the injury 20-year-old robert paylor underwent surgery at santa clara valley medical center to repair a damaged disc in his spine. doctors say he has complete sensation throughout his spine and has some movement in his biceps
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fingers and toes. but they add he faces extended rehabilitation. that is is set to begin this week. doctors hope that will help him possibly regain more function. (robin) robert's father describes his son as a man of faith. he says his son still plans on finishing school. and, doctor's say, with hard work, it is certainly not out of the question, that robert could one day walk again. (robin) police are investigating an deadly officer- involved shooting in south san francisco.... it
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happened overnight on cork place near callan park. when officers were at the scene they were confronted by a person who was standing in the street with a shotgun. the officers shot and killed the man when he refused to listen to officers who told him to drop the gun. one officer was injured and taken to the hospital where he is expected to be okay. there are no other suspects. the incident remains under investigation. (robin) construction crews in butte county have started demolishing the damaged portion of the main spillway at the oroville dam. back in febuary huge chunks of the main spillway began washing away and when a second emergeny spillway also began giving way, authorities ordered the temporary evacuation of 188-thousand people downstream. crews aim to replace the lower portion of the spillway by november first. that's when winter rain and snow increases the flow of water into the lake. (robin) the pentaly phase
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of the sierra lamar trial continues. the defenses strategy to avoid the death penalty for antoline garcia-torres. and after the break... today is a big day for starwars fans. i'll explain why, next.
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(robin) a look at your morning commute. (robin) i'm tracking your
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entertainment headlines today... "the last jedi" doesn't open until december, but today is a big day for "star wars" fans. david daniel explains in the hollywood minute. "okay, hit it!" (nat)happy birthday, "star wars"! the movie that started it all opened in theaters 40 years ago thursday: may 25th, 1977. you can celebrate anywhere from the millennium fandom bar in las vegas... to the smithsonian air and space museum in washington d-c, which is hosting imax screenings and related activities... to your local disney store, which will have ceremonies, events, trivia contests -- and, of course, plenty of 40th-anniversary merchandise.(nat)"wonder
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woman" fans in the u-k will have to wait one day longer than expected to see the stars of the film. the super-hero flick opens there june first, one day ahead of its north american debut... and a london red carpet premiere was scheduled for the day before, may 31st. but warner brothers has canceled the event, following monday's fatal attack on the ariana grande concert in manchester. the studio said in a statement: "our thoughts are with those affected by the recent tragedy in the u-k.""whatever stands in our way, we will defeat it." "the great war is here" -- and "game of thrones" fans are buzzing about the latest trailer for season seven of the h-b-o series. the viral video promises unusual alliances and unrivaled battles, when the popular show's penultimate season begins july 16th. in hollywood, i'm david daniel. (robin) coming up... a young baseball player's gear stolen right from in front of his own house. what's being done to make sure he can get back on the field.
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and.. a little boy playing in the sidewalk run over and survives... we'll show you the shocking video.( james ) a look at your forecast. (james) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. a full weather report right after the break. food. water. internet. we need it to live. but what we don't need are surprises, like extra monthly fees.
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i see you, fee, played by legendary actress anjelica huston. you got me, mark. we just want fast internet for one, simple rate. for all the streaming and the shopping and the newsing, but most of all... for the this. internet for one everyday simple price and no extra monthly fees. (robin) we're coming up on
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4-30... here are the big stories we're working on for you this morning... police identified a person of interest in the case of a missing father. san francisco police ruled the disapperance of piseth chhay as suspicious. police are now searching for 48-year-old bob tang. he is a friend of chay's, and is believed to be the last person to have seen him. the san jose unified school district continues to see new stomach flu cases. since may 4th hundreds of students from more
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than a dozen schools across san jose got sick with symptoms consistent with norovirus. officials say the number of cases tapered off this week in comparison to earlier this month. officials say most of the kids who got sick two weeks ago have been able to return to school. a young boy is in stable condition after getting struck by a stray bullet. police say the 9-year-old boy was walking to a grocery store with his family sunday night on fruitvale avenue. that's when he was struck by the bullet. police were called to the scene and found the boy suffering from gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. he was then taken to the oakland children's hospital. his family has set up a go fund me account to help pay for medical expenses. no arrests have been made. (robin)lets get a check of weather this morning... (james)it's cloudy and cool on
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this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs
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in the low 80s.
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(robin) a look at your morning commute. (robin) lawyers for antolin garcia torres, the man convicted of killing sierra lamar, hope a new strategy will spare him the death penalty. the trial is now in its sentencing phase. a new strategy by the defense
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claims that garcia -torres could be suffering from some kind of mental illness brought on by possible exposure to pesticides. the jury heard testimony about how torres was raised by parents who were farm workers. various testimony revealed he lived in houses with holes in the walls near the fields where he could have been exposed to chemicals. (robin) a woman with a fake beard who was arrested in connection to a bank robbery in danville has been identified as former southern california police officer. her name is jennifer rae mc- clary. the robbery happened wednesday morning at the bank of the west branch on diablo road in danville. police say, mc-clary entered the bank wearing a baseball cap and with a painted on beard. she handed a note demanding money - and then took off. she was arrested later that afternoon. placentia police say mc-clary was a former officer in the department. no word on when she worked there or why she (robin) in the east bay...
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a boy with autism had all his baseball gear stolen. kron 4's justine waldman shares his story sot my baseball stuff were taken!he's got a strong swing.. but 7-year old jackson chandler is missing all of his equipment to play in the castro valley little league.jackson, who has high functioning autism, took it hard when his bat, baseballs, mitt and batting gloves were all stolen.20-30 heidi chandler / momsot this was a really terrible thing to happen who goes and steals a kids baseball bag out of a car and for it to happen to somebody who believes in the good in peoplenatsin their driveway, mom heidi chandler discovered her mini-vans back hatch open on tuesday morning. she regrets not locking her car the night before.the alleged thief took jackson's baseball gear and left uncertainty if he would be able to play for his team..sot
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i was sad and mad!sot he was very angrythe families sense of security.. in a way.. also stolen.heidi chandler sot as a parent you don't want your kids to hurt you don't want them to be sad you don't want them to feel violated he was afraid that someone was going to come and steal his video games in the middle of the night1:10-b1:20 su justine waldman/@justinewaldman jackson's next game is on thursday. his team is coming through for him.. he'll be able to borrow a bat and mitt so he won't miss out on the last few games on the season. sot we would never allow that person to succeed in that way to steal time away from the game he lovessot my team is really cool the chandler's will now remember to lock their.. when they cheer on jackson from the stands.in castro valley justine waldman kron 4 news. (robin) take a look at this. in china surveillance video caught a heart- stopping scene in which a child playing on the sidewalk was suddenly struck by a car. pedestrians were
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able to rescue the small boy from beneath the car. the child was rushed to the hospital for treatment. police say, he miraculous suffered only little cuts and bruises. the young boy is still recovering at the hospital. (robin) coming up.. two sikh members attacked because of their head dresses... find out what the community is doing to support their members...
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gúw (robin) in santa clara...
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a traffic crackdown done by multiple police and sheriff's departments to help curve traffic violations. kron 4's stanely roberts shows us what happened on this edition of people behaving badly. when santa clara has a traffic
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crackdown it's all hands on deck .. traffic officers from all around santa clara county converged on the city of santa clara looking for drivers behaving badly they focused on. speeders nats speed gun around school zones like this uber driver caught driving 42 miles per hour in a 25 mile per hour school zone good morning i see your carrying a passenger this morning huh yes sir 42 in a 25 i didn't see it they also focused on a senior citizen zone in winchester blvd for speeders and crosswalk safety good morning i stopped you for your speed do you have any idea just how fast you were going i have you at 46 today i have you locked in at 45 the looked at carpool violators on san tomas i'm seargent shearer santa clara police department notice you don't have another passenger in the vehicle .. and they looked at pedestrian safety on steven creek blvd wher they have had an uptick in pedestrian vs vehicle
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crashes if you were driving on stevens creek and you failed to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk chances are you would get pulled over and talked to .. a lot of drivers had chats this driver failed to yield but there was a problem you know why i stopped you today .apparently, the driver only spoke mandreian so ther ewas a language barrer . so her husband appeared . he also only spoke mandarin you want me to talk to your google translate yea i'll do that in a second actually, it wasn't google translate it was a translator on the phone this is your daughter (my friend) your friend speaks english ok hi this is deputy torres with the sheriffic office can you hear me ok so after all of that the deputy is ready to issue the ticket so do you have an understanding why you were stopped . ut oh we need the translator again this driver in the delivery truck also failed to yield to the pedestrian in the crosswalk who by the way happed to be a santa clara police officer good afternoon sargent saunders of the santa clara police department were doing a county taskforce do you know
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why im pulling you over . there is sooooo much video i have to show you but we have to pace ourselves which means ill have more in an upcoming edition of people behaving badly in santa clara stanley roberts kron 4 news
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and here's a live look outside... embarcadero. (robin) welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. here is a look at the major headlines before you head out the door this morning.... police identified a person of interest in the case of a missing father. san francisco police ruled the disapperance of piseth chhay
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as suspicious. police are now searching for 48-year-old bob tang. he is a friend of chay's, and is believed to be the last person to have seen him. a young boy is in stable condition after getting struck by a stray bullet. police say the 9-year-old boy was walking to a grocery store with his family sunday night on fruitvale avenue. that's when he was struck by the bullet. police were called to the scene and found the boy suffering gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. he was then taken to the oakland children's hospital. his family has set up a go fund me account to help pay for medical expenses. no arrests have been made. lawyers for antolin garcia torres, the man convicted of killing sierra lamar, hope a new strategy will spare him the death penalty. a new strategy by the defense claims that garcia -torres could be suffering from some kind of mental illness brought on by possible exposure to pesticides. the jury heard testimony about how torres was raised by parents who were farm workers. various testimony revealed he lived
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in houses with holes in the walls near the fields where he could have been exposed to chemicals. (robin) here is a live look outside from our golden gate bridge camera.... (robin) james fletcher has what you need to know before heading out the door this morning. (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland.
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the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s.
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(robin) a look at your morning commute. (robin @ landing) in the east bay...
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a community is coming together to stand up against hate. and show their support for the members of the sikh faith. this after two high profile attacks that rocked the el sobrante community. kron 4's hermela aregawi has the details. tonight this el sobrante community is sending a message of love and inclusivity - remembering two of their members that were attacked in recent months.last september,
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maan singh kalsa - a sikh- survived a violent beating.two moths later , will sims - an african american man -- shot to death outside of a local club.henry washington/local pastor and resident: it's unfortunate that martyrs have to spring forth to reaise attention. but i celebrate his life because he brought us together. it's unfortunate for him and his family but prayerfullly we're made better. joni owen/resident: we've come up here with a friend that's a sikh and the community is very open and welcoming. there's a lot of concern in richmond about the hate crimes. and i was very concerned when the sikh was attacked. that motivated me a lot to support sikhs across the u.s. have been mistaken for muslims because of their head dress. and unfairly targeted in light of terror attacks.but for those here, it's not just about this faith.amarjt pannu/sikh: for me when they say okay, there should be tolerance, but i feel there should be understanding rather than just tolerance and so we're trying to understand each other. and that's why we're here all of us.johanna
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lavorando/resident: wanted to learn about the sikh community and then also just to see how the el sobrante community is coming together. i think it's pretty important that regardless of what nationality you are or what religious you are i think that it's important that we all come together.last week, two men were sentenced to three years in prison for the attack of kalsa.and three men have been charged for the murder of will sims. (robin) just one drink a day could lead to a higher risk of breast cancer. that's according to a new report from the american institute for cancer research. researchers say a small glass of wine an 8-ounce beer or one- ounce of hard liquor every day can increase your risk of getting breast cancer by as much as 9-percent. the risk is lower in pre- menopausal women. doctors say it is likely you can cancel out that risk, if you stay physically active every day and maintain your weight at a normal level. (robin) coming up on the
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kron four morning news... rap star ice cube calls out lavar ball. the challenge he gave him in order for him to buy some of his son's shoes. that's next. (robin) and here's a live look outside... bay bridge
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who are these people? the energy conscious people among us say small actions can add up to something... humongous. a little thing here. a little thing there. starts to feel like a badge maybe millions can wear. who are all these caretakers, advocates too? turns out, it's californians it's me and it's you. don't stop now, it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. (robin) a look at your
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morning commute. (robin) lavar ball has said he
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believes he can beat michael jordan in a one-on-one game rapper and co-founder of the big 3 three-on-three basketball league is challenging lavar to make a big3 four-pointer take a look at the video ice cube posted on his instagram account
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the person of intrest police are looking for and where he may be. also.. the stomach flu spreads in the south bay. what is being done to prevent it from getting more people sick.
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oh no. oh no. i hate this belt. man oh man. mom, we have a situation. life's bleachable moments need clorox bleach. ...doesn't happen by accident. ( averi ) a 9-year-old boy
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is shot while walking his dog. i am live outside the hospital with the details. ( will ) and police now have a person of interest in the search for a missing san francisco father. i am live in san francisco with the latest. ( mark ) and breaking news we are following this morning. more arrests made for the manchester terror attack.
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but now british officials say they are done sharing information with the u-s. ( darya ) good morning i'm darya folsom..( mark ) and i'm mark danon. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling
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again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( darya ) our top story this morning... a nine-year-old boy is recovering in the hospital after he was shot while he was walking his dog in oakland.( mark ) kron 4's averi harper is live outside ucsf benioff oakland children's hospital this morning with an update. averi. ( averi ) it happened sunday night on fruitvale avenue. police were called to reports of a shooting. when officers arrived, they found nine- year-old isai (is-a-a) catalan
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with gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. investigators believe isai was not the intended target and are asking anyone with information to come forward. ( averi ) ( averi )( averi ) isai is in stable condition. a go-fund me page has been set up to help pay for his medical expenses. you can find the link on kron-four dot com. ( mark ) thanks averi.
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we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) san francisco police have identified a person of interest in the case of a missing father.( mark ) now the disapperance of piseth chhay is being called suspicious. kron 4's will tran is live at police headquarters with the latest. will. ( will ) police are now also searching for this man, 48- year-old bob tang. he is a friend of chay's, and is believed to be the last person to have seen him. chay's wife, rattana (root-ana) says she knows tang and his family well. she says they helped the family pass out flyers after her husband went missing on may 14th. rattana believes her husabnd is still
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alive and waiting to be found. ( will ) tang was last seen on monday and was supposed to meet with
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police on tuesday but never showed up. police believe he fled the country, possibly to cambodia. police found chay's car in bayview on saturday and it was completely stripped.completely and it was car in bayview police cambodia.the country, police up.never showed tuesday but police on to meet with was supposed monday and tang was home>is it him coming the door thinking is it him coming home>( will ) tang was monday and was supposed to meet with tuesday but never showed up. police believe he fled the country, possibly to cambodia. police found chay's car in bayview on saturday and it was completely stripped. a report surfaced that shay may have had a large gambling debt. his wife adamently denied this claim. ( darya ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( mark ) in the south bay... there are more cases of the stomach flu in the san jose unified school district. since may 4th, hundreds of students from more than a dozen schools across san jose have developed symptoms consistent with norovirus. officials say the number of cases tapered off this week in comparison to earlier this month. the district is thoroughly cleaning the impacted schools. officials say most of the kids who got sick two weeks
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ago have been able to return to school. ( darya ) jury deliberations will begin this morning in the murder trial of three jail guards accused of beating a mentally ill inmate to death. michael tyree was found dead in his cell with a ruptured spleen at san jose's main jail in 2015. jereh lubrin, rafael rodriguez and matthew farris are the deputies who could face life in prison if convicted. they are also facing charges connected to the beating of a second mentally ill inmate on the same night. defense attorneys say the inmate died when he slipped and landed on the corner of a sink. ( mark ) breaking overnight... two more people have been arrested in connection with the deadly terror attack at a concert in manchster, england.( darya ) and now british officials say they won't be sharing information about the attack with the united states because of leaks. samuel burke has the latest. samuel burke/manchester: "a moment of silence being observed across the united
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kingdom as the hunt for the masterminds behind this terrorist attack is gaining momentum. eight people are under arrest in addition to the brother of the suicide bomber, who was detained by a militia in libya. they say he admitted that both he and his brother were members of isis. all of this as uk police say that they will no longer share details of the investigation with us authorities after multiple leaks from american officials."british authorities ... hunting for anyone connected to monday's deadly bombing at an ariana grande concert.they believe the accused bomber -- identified as salman abedi -- was not acting alone.security has conducted raids and multiple arrests have been made.abedi's former neighbor says the libyan community in manchester is furious with him:akram ben ramadan/salman abedi's neighbor: "a lot of people are very angry. i met a few boys this morning and they're all very angry and said 'this is going to affect our libyan name'."u-s military officials say abedi spent three weeks in libya and returned to the u-k just before the bombing.but there's frustration among the british intelligence community about leaks. images of a purported explosive device used in the attack were published by the new york times, which said british authorities provided access to photos of materials found at
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the scene.but some details about the blast emerged before being released by british authorities.u-k officials fear leaks could undermine the investigation and reveal details to any other attack plotters:carlton king/fmr. scotland yard special branch & mi6 officer:"they might have thought all the evidence was destroyed. now they know that all the evidence wasn't destroyed. so you get that ... the operation is just hampered by it."samuel burke/manchester : "now uk officials admit that sharing information with americans is crucial because of the expertise that they have, but they say all of the leaks are jeopardizing their investigation. now there was just a brief moment of positive news when the manchester soccer team beat amsterdam in a major match. that pushed them on to the champions league - a brief smile for a community here still grieving from so much sadness. i'm samuel burke in manchester, back to you." ( darya ) today president trump will be meeting with nato leaders in belgium. the president will meet with the newly elected french president before taking part in
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ceremonies at the new nato headquarters. the president has criticized nato in the past calling it ineffective and during the campaign suggested that the u-s consider leaving nato. the nato leaders will discuss issues like climate change... terrorism... trade and russia. ( mark ) the white house and justice department have failed to meet the senate's deadline to turn over records of conversations between president trump and former f-b-i director james comey. the deadline to hand over the records was last night. the senate judiciary committee demanded the records after it was revealed that comey documented all of his calls and meetings with the president. some of those documents reportedly include details about the president asking comey to go easy on former national security advisor michael flynn. both the white house and the justice department have requested more time to hand over their records. comey has agreed to testify before the senate intelligence committee... after the memorial day holiday. ( darya ) still ahead ... a cal rugby player who was paralyzed during a game is starting his rehab. why doctors say there is a chance
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that he could walk again. and later... an autistic boy is the target of thieves in the east bay. how his baseball team is stepping up to help. plus...( darya ) a congressional candidate is charged with attacking a reporter. after the break... you'll hear how it all went down.( james ) and i will check your bay area forecast coming up ( robin ) and i am tracking you commute after the break.
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♪ ♪ the best way to get together is with a treat you make together. ♪ ♪ ( mark )( darya ) welcome
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back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast with james fletcher.
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(james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown
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continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from
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880 to 101. ( darya ) a congressional candidate in montana is accused of body slamming a reporter for asking a question. ( mark ) and in just a few hours, voters there will head to the polls to decide if he will fill a vacant congressional seat. reid binion has the details. "get the hell out of here." "jesus!"republican congressional candidate greg gianforte -- facing a charge of misdemeanor assault for allegedly body slamming a reporter.it happened as the guardian's ben jacobs was
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asking gianforte about the g-o-p healthcare plan. gianforte: "talk to you about that later."reporter: "yeah, but there's not going to be time."gianforte: "speak with shane, please."gianforte: "i'm sick and tired of you guys." gianforte - heard on audio tape shouting after the alleged body slam.last time you did the same thing, are you with the guardian? yes, and you just broke my glasses you just body slammed me and broke my glasses. get the hell out of here. you'd like me to get out of here and i also would like to call the police gianforte's campaign says jacobs entered the office without permission, shoved a recorder in the candidate's face, and asked badgering questions.a campaign statement read in part quote:"after asking jacobs to lower the recorder, jacobs declined. greg then attempted to grab the phone that was pushed in his face. jacobs grabbed greg's wrist, and spun away from greg, pushing them both to the ground."but eye witness accounts contradicted that version of events.gallatin county sheriff brian gootkin said four witnesses were being interviewed.gootkin acknowledged that he made a one-time donation to gianforte's campaign earlier this year but that that will have no bearing on the case.
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the incident... taking place one day before a special election.gianforte -- who has enjoyed the support of president trump and trump's family......is running against democrat rob quist.i'm reid binion reporting. ( darya ) in the east bay... a boy with autism had all of his baseball gear stolen out of his mom's car. 7-year-old jackson chandler is missing his baseballs, bats, mitt and batting gloves. jackson's mom heidi found her mini-van's back hatch open on tuesday morning where all his baseball gear was. his mom says she regrets not locking her car the night before. ( darya ) jackson's team is coming through for him. he has been able to borrow some equipment so he won't miss out on the last few games of the season. ( mark ) a cal-bears rugby player who was partially paralyzed during a match earlier this month is recovering in san jose.
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shortly after suffering the injury, 20-year-old robert paylor underwent surgery to repair a damaged disc in his spine. doctors say he has complete sensation throughout his spine and has some movement in his fingers and toes. but they also say that he still faces extended rehabilitation which is set to begin this week. ( mark ) doctor's say it is possible that robert could one day walk again. ( darya ) a charter bus with children on board catches fire in merced county. it happened yesterday afternoon near los banos causing major traffic delays. smoke could be seen billowing from the highway. the flames from the bus also caught nearby brush on fire. all
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the children got off the bus safely. one child did suffer an asthma attack but is going to be okay. no word on what caused the fire. ( darya ) construction crews in butte county have started demolishing the damaged portion of the main spillway at the oroville dam. in february, huge chunks of the main spillway began washing away. and when a second emergency spillway also began giving way, authorities ordered the temporary evacuation of 188-thousand people downstream. crews are trying to replace the lower portion of the spillway by november first. that's when winter rain and snow increases the flow of water into the lake. ( mark ) still ahead ...a big development in the penalty phase of the trial for the man convicted of killing sierra lamar. find out who will be allowed to testify and how it could benefit the defense. and next..some airports across the country including california are asking passengers to do more in screening lines. what that is coming up. and here's a live look outside... bay bridge.
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light on wb 580 to 101.bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( mark ) if you plan to travel this memorial day weekend you won't be alone. triple-a projects nearly 40 million people will travel at least 50 miles away from home. ( darya ) that's the most travelers there have been in more than a decade. and 90% of those travelers will be on the road.( mark ) and this year you can expect to see the highest memorial day gas prices since 2015. the average price of gas around the bay area is over 3-dollars compared to the national average of $2.28. ( darya ) and with 3 million people expected to fly this weekend... the t-s-a is testing enhanced screening of electronics at ten u-s airports.( mark ) travelers will be asked to place electronics larger than a cell phone in a separate bin for x-ray screening. t-s-a officers will be stationed at those airports to help travelers through the process. ( darya ) among the airports involved in the pilot program.. los angeles..
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phoenix... boston... detroit and fort ( lydia ) another botulism death in the bay area. i am live in napa with the details. ( james ) and here is a look at your current conditions. your bay area forecast is next.
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( mark )( darya ) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from
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the maze to sf. ( mark ) a second person in the bay area has died after contracting botulism. this time in napa. napa. this time in botulism.died after bay area has person in the a second ( mark ) maze to sf. ( mark ) a second person in the bay area has died after contracting botulism. this time in napa.( darya ) kron 4's lydia pantazes is live at napa county health department with details. lydia. (lydia)this is the second botulism death in northern california in the last month. investigators are not releasing much information about this case.but we do know that this person ate contaminated canned goods.
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botulism is poisoning caused by toxins stemming from bacteria. it's extremely rare, but can be deadly.the c-d-c says you cannot see, smell, or taste the toxin.the health and human services agency here in napa says this case is isolated and not linked to the walnut grove case where 10 people contracted the disease. those are linked to tainted nacho cheese from a gas station.37 year old ( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( mark ) lawyers for the man convicted of killing sierra lamar are trying to convince jurors that he may have been exposed to pesticides that may have caused a mental illness. a toxicologist has testified that antolin garcia torres might have been exposed to farm chemicals when he was a child but could not say to what extent he might have been affected by them. the
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judge in the case also ruled that the jury would not hear from a psychologist who examined garcia torres. but the judge did grant a defense motion to recall a detective, whose credibility may be an issue after he was found to have given false testimony in another, unrelated murder case. ( darya ) people in the east bay are coming together to show their support for members of the sikh community. this comes after two high profile attacks in el sobrante. people gathered at the sikh temple in el sobrante last night to stand up for those who were attacked. last september a man survived a violent beating... and two months later a man was shot outside of a local club. people say those in their community need to be more understanding of one another. ( darya ) sikhs across the u-s say they have
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been mistaken for muslims because of their headdress... and unfairly targeted in light of terror attacks. ( mark ) a woman who was arrested in connection to a bank robbery in danville is a former southern california police officer. we told you about this story yesterday on the kron 4 morning news. her name is jennifer rae mc- clary. the robbery happened wednesday morning at the bank of the west branch in danville. police say mc-clary robbed the bank wearing a baseball cap and had a painted on beard. she was arrested later that afternoon. placentia (pluh-sen-chuh) police say mc-clary was a former officer in the department. ( mark ) a football player from de la salle high school is convicted of sexual assault. the assault happened in november after a football game. the victim went to a neighboring high school. the football player was 15 years old at the time of the assault and his name is not being released. he is now facing up to 10 years behind bars. he may also be required to register as a sex offender. ( darya ) palo alto police have made an arrest in at
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least one case of indecent exposure. this one dates back to february. police say the victim took a picture of 28-year-old jonathan chestnutt after he had passed by her. that photo eventually led detectives to chestnutt. he is already in the santa clara county jail accused of theft in a different case. now he faces at least one count of indecent exposure. ( darya ) we now know the name of the man shot and killed in front of a weinerschnitzel restaurant in san jose last week. police have identified the victim has george garza. the 38-year- old was shot thursday night in front of the restaurant. officers arrived and found garza suffering from at least one gunshot wound. no arrest has been made. the homicide marks the 12th in san jose so far this year. ( mark ) a fed-ex driver is accused of breaking into people's homes on the peninsula. 57-year-old kevin baker pleaded not guilty in court yesterday. prosecutors say baker broke into at least three homes... two in atherton and one in menlo park.
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district attorney. he really took advantage. you don't expect to get a person in uniform doing this." >( mark ) police were able to trace electronics that baker reportedly took from the homes to his house in hayward. baker is a convicted felon. we reached out to fedex to ask how he got his job if he had a criminal record. fedex declined to ( darya ) oakland officials are growing more concerned about a series of fires at homeless camps. the latest happened yesterday morning. we first showed this to you on the kron 4 morning news. no one was injured but those who live here say it destroyed three tents. city officials say more needs to be done to prevent future fires.
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need our state and federal partners to bring money and resources and a regulatory framework that works">( darya ) the city has started sending public works crews out to clean up the debris at homeless encampments. they believe this will help reduce the risk of more fires. ( darya ) san francisco mayor ed lee has announced plans to increase the money for homeless centers and shelters throughout the city. mayor lee made the annoncement while celebrating the opening of the new "dogpatch navigation center" for the homeless. city leaders say the number of beds at all centers will increase by more than 150 percent by next year. san francisco has two open homeless centers with plans to open four more by 20-18. ( mark ) coming up ... a campaign video for a high school class president is stirring up controversy this morning. why the student says he forced to hire an attorney. and later... new analysis of the republican health care plan shows just how many americans will lose their health insurance. coming up...how it could impact your health care. and after the break... getting
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addicted to exercise. the negative impact that too much exercise can have on your body. and here's a
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♪ ♪ the best way to get together is with a treat you make together. ♪ ♪ ( robin )
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) for your health... it is possible to become addicted to exercise. researchers say working out can be harmful if you do it
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too much.( mark ) doctors say hundreds of thousands of people are addicted to exercise and that can lead to serious health issues like dehydration and anemia.( darya ) doctors say the symptoms of exercise addiction include exercising several times a day... joining multiple gyms... experiencing withdrawal symptoms when you can't work out.( mark ) scientists say the best way to treat exercise addiction is with therapy similar to the treat ment for any other form of addiction. ( mark ) and here are some of the stories we are working on for the kron four morning news at six... a congressional candidate is accused of bodyslamming a reporter. hear what the reporter asked that led to the attack.( darya ) plus... the former playboy model who secretly took a picture of a woman inside a locker room is sentenced. the details on her punishment are up ahead.( mark ) and... parents can now keep a close eye on their kids even while they are at school. we'll show you
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the app giving parents a real-time view of the classroom. (james) your bay area forecast is after the break. who are these people?
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here's a quick look at the top stories we're following this morning... police identified a person of interest in the case of a missing father. san
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francisco police ruled the disapperance of piseth chhay as suspicious. police are now searching for 48-year-old bob tang. he is a friend of chay's, and is believed to be the last person to have seen him.( darya ) a young boy is in stable condition after getting struck by a stray bullet while he was walking to the grocery store with his family. it happened sunday night on fruitvale avenue. police were called to the scene and found the boy suffering gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. his family has set up a go fund me account to help pay for medical expenses. no arrests made.( mark ) two more people have been arrested in connection with the deadly terror attack at a concert in manchster, england. and now british officials say they won't be sharing information about the attack with the united states because of leaks. u-k officials fear leaks could undermine the investigation and reveal details to any other attack plotters ( mark )( darya )( robin )
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checking bay area roads before you head out the door.. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread (james)it's cloudy and cool on
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this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be
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mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s.
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( darya ) a high school student's campaign video for junior class president is stirring up controversy at an east bay school. some people are upset that the student is still in a leadership role at san ramon valley high school. the campaign video allegedly depicts images of terrorists. after learning of the video, the school removed the student from his position but the student claimed that his first amendment rights were violated and hired an attorney. he was then re-instated as student president. that decision is drawing mixed reaction from other students.
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disgusting that someone in president now after something so hateful"casey cox/san ramon valley high school student: "i think it was supposed to be just a joke honestly" "i think a lot of people are kind of upset that it make our school kind of look bad. we don't want that heat on us for something that was that wasn;t supposed to be meant how it was interpreted">( darya ) the attorney representing the teen says they immediately took down the video after another student complained that it was racially insensitive. the school is standing by its decision to reverse course and reinstate the student as junior class president. ( mark ) several prison guards and inmates are in the hospital following a riot at pelican bay state prison. it is home to some of california's most violent and notorious criminals. prison officials say the inmates were fighting and when guards went to break it up - they were attacked. correctional officers then shot five inmates. their conditions are not known this morning. two other prisoners were injured in the riot. eight guards had to be taken to the hospital... two are still being treated for their injuries. the prison is just outside crescent city near the oregon border. ( darya ) the world-famous
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alamo square park in san francisco is back open to the public. the park overlooking the "painted ladies" has been closed for more than a year for renovation. it was reopened with a ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday. the san francisco landmark has undergone a more than five million dollar renovation that was necessary because of an aging irrigation system. the park will be one of the most-water efficient spaces in the city. ( darya ) the parks department expects to save as much as two and half million gallons of water annually with the new irrigation system. ( mark ) the republican health care bill will leave 23 milllion fewer americans without health insurance by 20-26 than under the affordable care act. that
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is according to the non- partisan congressional budget office. the house passed the new health care plan earlier this month before the latest c-b-o estimate was in. the estimate also found that the bill would reduce deficits by nearly 120-million dollars compared to the affordable care act. democrats say the report is more validation that repealing obamacare law would be harmful. house speaker paul ryan says the republican bill achieves its mission of lowering premiums and reducing the deficit. ( mark ) coming up on the kron four morning news... the giants try to mount a late inning comeback. see how the cubs were able to hang on in the end. you brush your teeth diligently... two times a day right? but 80% of bacteria aren't even on teeth.
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to sf. ( darya ) now to bay area baseball. the giants in chicago taking on the cubs.( mark ) let's jump to the bottom 7th. with two on chicago's javi baez lays a bunt down. giants pitcher george kontos with throwing error to third. scoring a run for the cubs. then in the top 9th mac williamson hits a 2-run home run to make it a one run ball game. but it wasn't enough as joe panik strikes out to end the game. cubs win 5- 4. the teams wrap up the series later this morning. first pitch at 11:20.
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( darya ) the oakland a's wrapping up their two game series against the marlins before heading to new york to face the yankees. bottom first oakland's khris davis hits a 2-run home run to give the a's a 2-nothing lead. it was his 14th homer of the season. sonny gray had his best outing since coming off the disable list. he went 7 strong innings. allowing just 3 hits and striking out 11. a's win it 4 to 1. the a's are off today and play in new york tomorrow night. ( mark ) the first "star wars" movies is 40 years old today. the first film debuted in theaters on may 25th 1977. event the smithsonian air and space museum in washington d-c is celebrating by hosting i-max screenings of the film. and disney stores across the country will also be hosting ceremonies and some trivia contests. the 8th film in the "star wars" saga hits theaters in december. ( mark ) coming up in the next
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hour... a 9-year-old boy is shot while walking his dog in the east bay. averi harper is live outside the hospital this morning with an update on his condition. and the fate of three jail gaurds accused of beating an inmate to death is now in the hands of the jury. why the lawyers for the guards say his clients are innocent. and more arrests in england after the deadly terror attack at a concert. what the british government is saying about sharing information with th eu-s. ( averi ) a 9-year-old boy
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is shot while walking his dog. i am live outside the hospital with the details. ( will ) and police now have a person of interest in the search for a missing san francisco father. i am live in san francisco with the latest. ( lydia ) a second person in the bay area has died after contracting botulism. i'm live in napa county with the details. (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom..(mark) and i'm mark danon. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine
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layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( darya ) our top story this morning... a nine-year-old boy is recovering in the hospital after he was shot while he was walking his dog in oakland.( mark ) kron 4's averi harper is live outside ucsf benioff oakland children's hospital this morning with an update. averi. ( averi ) it happened sunday night on fruitvale avenue. police were called to reports of a shooting. when officers arrived, they found nine-year-old isai (is-a-a) catalan with gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. investigators believe isai was
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not the intended target and are asking anyone with information to come forward. ( averi ) isai is in stable condition. a go-fund me page has been set up to help pay for his medical expenses. you can find the link on kron-four dot com.
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( mark ) thanks averi. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) san francisco police have identified a person of interest in the case of a missing father.( mark ) now the disapperance of piseth chhay is being called suspicious. kron 4's will tran is live at police headquarters with the latest. will. ( will ) police are now also searching for this man, 48- year-old bob tang. he is a friend of chay's, and is believed to be the last person to have seen him. chay's wife, rattana (root-ana) says she knows tang and his family well. she says they helped the family pass out flyers after her husband went missing on may 14th. rattana believes her husabnd is still
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alive and waiting to be found. ( will ) tang was last seen on monday and was supposed to meet with police on tuesday but never showed up. police believe he fled the country, possibly to cambodia. police found chay's car in bayview on saturday and it was completely stripped. a report surfaced that shay may have had a large gambling debt. his wife adamently denied this
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claim. ( darya ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( mark ) breaking overnight... two more people have been arrested in connection with the deadly terror attack at a concert in manchster, england.( darya ) and now british officials say they won't be sharing information about the attack with the united states because
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of leaks. samuel burke has the latest. samuel burke/manchester: "a moment of silence being observed across the united kingdom as the hunt for the masterminds behind this terrorist attack is gaining momentum. eight samuel burke/manchester: "a moment of silence being observed across the united kingdom as the hunt for the masterminds behind this terrorist attack is gaining momentum. eight people are under arrest in addition to the brother of the suicide bomber, who was detained by a militia in libya. they say he admitted that both he and his brother were members of isis. all of this as uk police say that they will no longer share details of the investigation with us authorities after multiple leaks from american officials."british authorities ... hunting for anyone connected to monday's deadly bombing at an ariana grande concert.they believe the accused bomber -- identified as salman abedi -- was not acting alone.security has conducted raids and multiple arrests have been made.abedi's former neighbor says the libyan community in manchester is furious with him:akram ben ramadan/salman abedi's neighbor: "a lot of people are very angry. i met a few boys this morning and they're all very angry and said 'this is going to affect our libyan name'."u-s military officials say abedi spent three weeks in libya and returned to the u-k just before the bombing.but there's frustration among the
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british intelligence community about leaks. images of a purported explosive device used in the attack were published by the new york times, which said british authorities provided access to photos of materials found at the scene.but some details about the blast emerged before being released by british authorities.u-k officials fear leaks could undermine the investigation and reveal details to any other attack plotters:carlton king/fmr. scotland yard special branch & mi6 officer:"they might have thought all the evidence was destroyed. now they know that all the evidence wasn't destroyed. so you get that ... the operation is just hampered by it."samuel burke/manchester : "now uk officials admit that sharing information with americans is crucial because of the expertise that they have, but they say all of the leaks are jeopardizing their investigation. now there was just a brief moment of positive news when the manchester soccer team beat amsterdam in a major match. that pushed them on to the champions league - a brief smile for a community here still grieving from so much sadness. i'm samuel burke in manchester, back to you."
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( darya ) in the south bay... there are more cases of the stomach flu in the san jose unified school district. since may 4th, hundreds of students from more than a dozen schools across san jose have developed symptoms consistent with norovirus. officials say the number of cases tapered off this week in comparison to earlier this month. the district is thoroughly cleaning the impacted schools. officials say most of the kids who got sick two weeks ago have been able to return to school. ( darya ) jury deliberations will begin this morning in the murder trial of three jail guards accused of beating a mentally ill inmate to death. michael tyree was found dead in his cell with a ruptured spleen at san jose's main jail in 2015. jereh lubrin, rafael rodriguez and matthew farris are the deputies who could face life in prison if convicted. they are also facing charges connected to the beating of a second mentally ill inmate on the same night. defense attorneys say tyree died when
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he slipped and landed on the corner of a sink. ( mark ) today president trump will be meeting with nato leaders in belgium. the president will meet with the newly elected french president before taking part in ceremonies at the new nato headquarters. the president has criticized nato in the past calling it ineffective and during the campaign suggested that the u-s consider leaving nato. the nato leaders will discuss issues like climate change... terrorism... trade and russia. ( mark ) the white house and justice department have failed to meet the senate's deadline to turn over records of conversations between president trump and former f-b-i director james comey. the deadline to hand over the records was last night. the senate judiciary committee demanded the records after it was revealed that comey documented all of his calls and meetings with the president. some of those documents reportedly include details about the president asking comey to go easy on former national security advisor michael flynn. both the white house and the justice department have requested more time to hand over their records. comey has agreed to testify before the senate intelligence
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committee... after the memorial day holiday. ( darya ) in the east bay... a boy with autism had all of his baseball gear stolen out of his mom's car. 7-year-old jackson chandler is missing his baseballs, bats, mitt and batting gloves. jackson's mom heidi found her mini-van's back hatch open on tuesday morning where all his baseball gear was. his mom says she regrets not locking her car the night before. ( darya ) jackson's team is coming through for him. he has been able to borrow some equipment so he won't miss out on the last few games of the season. ( darya ) coming up... a cal rugby player who was paralyzed during a game is starting his rehab. why doctors are optimistic that he will walk again.
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and you just broke my glasses you just body slammed me and broke my glasses.>( darya ) a congressional candidate is charged with attacking a reporter. after the break... you'll hear how it all went down.( robin ) i'm tracking your morning commute. .
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welcome back. lets
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get a check of weather and traffic this morning. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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(james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this
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afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s.
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( mark ) a congressional candidate in montana is accused of body slamming a reporter for asking a question. ( darya ) and in just a few hours, voters there will head to the polls to decide if he will fill a vacant congressional seat. reid binion has the details. "get the hell out of here." "jesus!"republican congressional candidate greg gianforte -- facing a charge of misdemeanor assault for allegedly body slamming a reporter.it happened as the guardian's ben jacobs was asking gianforte about the g-o-p healthcare plan. gianforte: "talk to you about that later."reporter: "yeah, but there's not going to be time."gianforte: "speak with shane, please."gianforte: "i'm sick and tired of you guys." gianforte - heard on audio tape shouting after the alleged body slam.last time you did the same thing, are you with the guardian? yes, and you just broke my glasses you just body slammed me and broke my glasses. get the hell out of here. you'd like me to get out of here and i also
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would like to call the police gianforte's campaign says jacobs entered the office without permission, shoved a recorder in the candidate's face, and asked badgering questions.a campaign statement read in part quote:"after asking jacobs to lower the recorder, jacobs declined. greg then attempted to grab the phone that was pushed in his face. jacobs grabbed greg's wrist, and spun away from greg, pushing them both to the ground."but eye witness accounts contradicted that version of events.gallatin county sheriff brian gootkin said four witnesses were being interviewed.gootkin acknowledged that he made a one-time donation to gianforte's campaign earlier this year but that that will have no bearing on the case. the incident... taking place one day before a special election.gianforte -- who has enjoyed the support of president trump and trump's family......is running against democrat rob quist.i'm reid binion reporting. ( darya ) a skydiver was killed in an accident in lodi. it happened yesterday at a vineyard near the lodi parachute center. the f-a-a says the skydiver was in a wingsuit, but still had his parachute. the man was
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killed while landing. the owner of the lodi parchute center says the sky-diver was an experienced jumper who did not work at the center. the diver packed his own parachute when it malfunctioned. this is the fourth death at the parachute center within the last two years. ( darya ) a cal-bears rugby player who was partially paralyzed during a match earlier this month is recovering in san jose. shortly after suffering the injury, 20-year-old robert paylor underwent surgery to repair a damaged disc in his spine. doctors say he has complete sensation throughout his spine and has some movement in his fingers and toes. but they also say that he still faces extended rehabilitation which is set to begin this week.
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he's accepted that future.">( darya ) doctor's say it is possible that robert could one day walk again. ( mark ) 26 people are dead after a controller for an implanted heart pump malfunctioned. 29-thousand controllers are being recalled by "abbott laboratories." the device helps the heart's main pumping chamber circulate blood. the f-d-a says 70 malfunctions have been reported and is warning people to only change the controller at a hospital. the manufacturer recently notified people about the recall and is giving patients new software and new controllers if needed. ( mark ) a charter bus with children on board catches fire in merced county. it happened yesterday afternoon near los banos causing major traffic delays. smoke could be seen billowing from the highway. the flames from the bus also caught nearby brush on fire. all the children got off the bus safely. one child did suffer an asthma attack but is
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going to be okay. no word on what caused the fire. ( darya ) construction crews in butte county have started demolishing the damaged portion of the main spillway at the oroville dam. in february, huge chunks of the main spillway began washing away. and when a second emergency spillway also began giving way, authorities ordered the temporary evacuation of 188-thousand people downstream. crews are trying to replace the lower portion of the spillway by november first. that's when winter rain and snow increases the flow of water into the lake. ( darya ) still ahead ... a big development in the penalty phase of the trial for the man convicted of killing sierra lamar. find out how it could benefit the defense. plus... parents can now keep a close eye on their kids even while they are at school. we'll show you the app giving parents a real-time view of the classroom. and here's a live look
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(robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) a new app allows parents to keep an eye on their kids while they are ( darya ) a new app allows
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parents to keep an eye on their kids while they are at school.( mark ) "class-dojo" lets teachers and students share what happens in real time. parents using the app can get notifications for updates on their child's performance and even send direct messages to teachers.( darya ) students snap pictures of their classwork or share a story, similarly to snapchat. there's even a system where teachers give out and deduct points depending on a child's behavior. ( mark ) with three million people expected to fly this memorial day weekend... the t-s-a is testing enhanced screening of electronics at ten u-s airports.( darya ) travelers will be asked to place electronics larger than a cell phone in a separate bin for x-ray screening. t-s-a officers will be stationed at those airports to help travelers through the process.
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( mark ) among the airports involved in the pilot program.. los angeles.. phoenix... boston... detroit and fort lauderdale. ( mark ) coming up... a u-c berkeley professor is fired for violating the university's sexual misconduct code. hear what students are accusing him of doing.( lydia ) another botulism death in the bay area. i am live in napa with the details.( james ) and here is a look at your current conditions. your bay area forecast is next. .
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some build walls to keep people out. but these are walls that welcome you in. within these walls, california's educators create safe places for every student to learn and grow. where teachers open minds to history... unleash creativity... and show our kids the future. some build walls to divide us. but the california teachers association knows these are walls that bring us together. because quality public schools build a better california for all of us. the standard & poor's 500
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index picked up 5.97 points. the dow jones industrial average gained 74.51 points. the nasdaq composite rose 24.31 points.
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(mark)(darya) lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast,
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mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( mark ) a second person in the bay area has died after contracting botulism. this time in napa.( darya ) kron 4's lydia pantazes is live at napa county health department with details. lydia (lydia)this is the second
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botulism death in northern california in the last month. investigators are not releasing much information about this case.but we do know that this person ate contaminated canned goods. botulism is poisoning caused by toxins stemming from bacteria. it's extremely rare, but can be deadly.the c-d-c says you cannot see, smell, or taste the toxin.the health and human services agency here in napa says this case is isolated and not linked to the walnut grove case where 10 people contracted the disease. those are linked to tainted nacho cheese from a gas station.37 year old martin galindo . a father of 2 was taken off life support after contracting the illness.the youngest of all the victims 16 year old johnny villasenor is making progress at oakland children's hospital.(oncam)if you're experiencing any of the botulismsymptoms blurry or double vision, nausea, drooping eyelids or muscle weakness, reach out to your health care professional immediately.reporting live pantazes kron4 news.for iphone ( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out ( mark ) lawyers for the
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man convicted of killing sierra lamar are trying to convince jurors that he may have been exposed to pesticides that may have caused a mental illness. a toxicologist has testified that antolin garcia torres might have been exposed to farm chemicals when he was a child but could not say to what extent he might have been affected by them. the judge in the case also ruled that the jury would not hear from a psychologist who examined garcia torres. but the judge did grant a defense motion to recall a detective, whose credibility may be an issue after he was found to have given false testimony in another, unrelated murder case. ( mark ) a woman who was arrested in connection to a bank robbery in danville is a former southern california police officer. we told you about this story yesterday on the kron 4 morning news. her name is jennifer rae mc- clary. the robbery happened wednesday morning at the bank of the west branch in danville. police say mc-clary robbed the bank wearing a baseball cap and had a painted on beard. she was arrested later that afternoon. placentia (pluh-sen-chuh) police say mc-clary was a former officer in the department.
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( darya ) a football player from de la salle high school is convicted of sexual assault. the assault happened in november after a football game. the victim went to a neighboring high school. the football player was 15 years old at the time of the assault and his name is not being released. he is now facing up to 10 years behind bars. he may also be required to register as a sex offender. ( darya ) a u-c berkeley professor is fired for violating the university's sexual misconduct code. this is video of protests on campus last june calling for his firing. assistant professor blake wentworth was fired yesterday after an investigation claiming he sexually harssed four students. the women say he repeatedly touched them and made inappropriate sexual comments. he was placed on involuntary leave last june. university officials recently rewrote the school's sexual harassment investigation and discipline policies following a string of high-profile claims against faculty and administrators. ( mark ) palo alto police have made an arrest in at least one case of indecent
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exposure. this one dates back to february. police say the victim took a picture of 28-year-old jonathan chestnutt after he had passed by her. that photo eventually led detectives to chestnutt. he is already in the santa clara county jail accused of theft in a different case. now he faces at least one count of indecent exposure. ( mark ) we now know the name of the man shot and killed in front of a weinerschnitzel restaurant in san jose last week. police have identified the victim has george garza. the 38-year- old was shot thursday night in front of the restaurant. officers arrived and found garza suffering from at least one gunshot wound. no arrest has been made. the homicide marks the 12th in san jose so far this year. ( darya ) a fed-ex driver is accused of breaking into people's homes on the peninsula. 57-year-old kevin baker pleaded not guilty in court yesterday. prosecutors say baker broke into at least three homes... two in atherton and one in menlo park. police were able to trace electronics that baker reportedly took from the
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homes to his house in hayward. baker is a convicted felon. we reached out to fedex to ask how he got his job if he had a criminal record. fedex declined to comment. ( mark ) people in the east bay are coming together to show their support for members of the sikh community. this comes after two high profile attacks in el sobrante. people gathered at the sikh temple in el sobrante last night to stand up for those who were attacked. last september a man survived a violent beating... and two months later a man was shot outside of a local club. people say those in their community need to be more understanding of one another. ( mark ) sikhs across the u-s say they have been mistaken for muslims because of their headdress... and unfairly targeted in light of terror attacks. ( darya ) oakland
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officials are growing more concerned about a series of fires at homeless camps. the latest happened yesterday morning. we first showed this to you on the kron 4 morning news. no one was injured but those who live here say it destroyed three tents. city officials say more needs to be done to prevent future fires. ( darya ) the city has started sending public works crews out to clean up the debris at homeless encampments. they believe this will help reduce the risk of more fires. ( darya ) san francisco mayor ed lee has announced plans to increase the money for homeless centers and shelters throughout the city. mayor lee made the annoncement while celebrating the opening of the new "dogpatch navigation center" for the homeless. city leaders say the number of beds at all centers will increase by more than 150 percent by next year. san francisco
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has two open homeless centers with plans to open four more by 20-18. ( mark ) coming up ... a bay area high school student says he is forced to hire an attorney after making a campaign video for class president. we'll explain why. and... there are new health benefits for children who take medicine made from marijuana. how doctors say it can be used to help sick kids. and here's a live look outside... golden gate bridge.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( mark ) a medicine made from marijuana limited seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy. some doctors say that new finding strenghtens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits.( darya ) for children on the drug, seizures dropped from about 12
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a month to six. the number did not change for others given a dummy medicine.( mark ) the drug is not sold anywhere yet, but its maker is seeking u-s food and drug administration approval. ( mark ) two years after the legalization of recreational marijuana in oregon, some vineyards along the california border are experimenting with pot growing. ( darya ) these growers want to increase their appeal among young people and cash in on the recreational marijuana boom. some vineyards are ripping out portions of grapes in favor of marijuana plants, or leasing land to private growers.( mark ) recreational marijuana sales will not be legal in california until next year. ( mark ) coming up... new analysis of the republican health care plan shows just how many americans will lose their health insurance. after the break, hear how it could impact your health care. (james) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break. . gúw ( mark ) we're coming up
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on 6:45... here's a quick look at the top stories we're following this morning... police identified a person of interest in the case of a missing father. san francisco police ruled the disapperance of piseth chhay as suspicious. police are now searching for 48-year-old bob tang. he is a friend of chay's, and is believed to be the last person to have seen him.( darya ) a young boy is in stable condition after getting struck by a stray bullet while he was walking to the grocery store with his family. it happened sunday night on fruitvale avenue. police were called to the scene and found the boy suffering gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. his family has set up a go fund me account to help pay for medical expenses. ( mark ) two more people have been arrested in connection with the deadly terror attack at a concert in manchster, england. and now british officials say they
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won't be sharing information about the attack with the united states because of leaks. u-k officials fear leaks could undermine the investigation and reveal details to any other attack plotters (mark)(darya) welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic... (james)it's cloudy and cool on this thursday morning with widespread 50s. the marine layer is pushing far inland. the cooling trend continues with temperatures falling again today. highs will be in the upper 50s at the coast, mid 60s along the bay shoreline, and upper 60s inland. it will be beezy this afternoon with stronger gusts at the coast. the cooldown continues tomorrow before
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temps rebound in time for the holiday weekend. it looks like memorial day monday will be mostly sunny with inland highs in the low 80s.
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no major hot spots. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( mark ) the republican health care bill will leave 23 milllion fewer americans without health insurance by 20-26 than under the affordable care act. that is according to the non-
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partisan congressional budget office. the house passed the new health care plan earlier this month before the latest c-b-o estimate was in. the estimate also found that the bill would reduce deficits by nearly 120-million dollars compared to the affordable care act. democrats say the report is more validation that repealing obamacare law would be harmful. house speaker paul ryan says the republican bill achieves its mission of lowering premiums and reducing the deficit. ( mark ) a drug company settled a lawsuit from santa clara and orange counties for misleading marketing practices. teva pharmaceutical agreed to pay one-point-six million-dollars to settle the lawsuit. the lawsuit accused that painkiller makers downplayed the risks of their drugs and exaggerated their benefits. the settlement also requires the company to disclose the risk of addiction anytime it advertises the benefits of its painkillers. four other major pharmaceutical companies defendants. ( darya ) a former playboy model who secretly took a picture of a 71-year-old woman
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inside a locker room has been sentenced. a judge ordered dani mathers to perform 30 days of community service removing graffiti. mathers pleaded no contest yesterday. she will also be on probation for three years. mathers posted a photo of a naked 71-year-old woman on snap-chat last year. she wrote on the post, quote, "if i can't unsee this, then you can't either." mathers later apologized for the photo. ( darya ) a high school student's campaign video for junior class president is stirring up controversy at an east bay school. some people are upset that the student is still in a leadership role at san ramon valley high school. the campaign video allegedly depicts images of terrorists. after learning of the video, the school removed the student from his position but the student claimed that his first amendment rights were violated and hired an attorney. he was then re-instated as student president. that decision is drawing mixed
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reaction from other students. ( darya ) the attorney representing the teen says they immediately took down the video after another student complained that it was racially insensitive. the school is standing by its decision to reverse course and reinstate the student as junior class president. ( mark ) several prison guards and inmates are in the hospital following a riot at pelican bay state prison. it is home to some of california's most violent and notorious criminals. prison officials say the inmates were fighting and when guards went to break it up - they were attacked. correctional officers then shot five inmates. their conditions are not known this morning. two other prisoners were injured in the riot. eight guards had to be taken to the hospital... two are still being treated for their injuries. the prison is just outside
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crescent city near the oregon border. ( darya ) coming up in kron four news at seven... a 14-year-old girl is seen on video being hit in the face by a police officer. hear what led up to the brawl up ahead. and before we head to break... here's a live look outside... .
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( mark ) a very well-known harvard dropout will be giving the school's commencement address this year. facebook c-e-o mark zuckerberg is giving the speech. zuckerberg dropped out twelve years ago to develop facebook. the 33-year-old isn't the first drop-out to give the address. microsoft's bill gates also gave the address after he dropped out of the school. zuckerberg started facebook in his harvard dorm room in 2004. ( darya ) the world-famous alamo square park in san francisco is back open to the public. the park overlooking the "painted ladies" has been closed for more than a year for renovation. it was reopened with a ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday. the san francisco landmark has undergone a more than five million dollar renovation that was necessary because of an aging irrigation system.
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the park will be one of the most-water efficient spaces in the city. ( darya ) the parks department expects to save as much as two and half million gallons of water annually with the new irrigation system. (darya) and ahead in gary's world... the cavs haven't even polished off the celtics yet, and already the bets are on for a warriors-cavs finals. see what a hundred bucks will get you. we know what it's like when athletes want to "be like mike," now we'll show you how some are trying to "keep up with the kardashians." and really, taking a foul ball from a kid, is like taking candy from a baby.( mark ) plus... a 9-year-old boy is shot while walking his dog in the east bay. averi harper is live outside the hospital this
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morning with more on his condition. and we are following breaking news... a man is stabbed to death in san francisco... kron four's will tran is headed to the scene now with the latest details.
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(darya) good mornig i'm darya folsom. (mark) and i'm mark danon. breaking news just in to kron four... a body in san francisco's bernal heights neighborhood.( darya ) kron 4's will tran just go on the scene. will, what do we know? ( will ) a body was found in bernal heights near anderson street. at about 5:30 this morning police responded to a call of a person down in bernal heights park. officers responded and found a male victim. he was suffering from apparent stab ( will ) a body was found in bernal heights near anderson street. at about 5:30 this morning police responded to a call of a person down in bernal heights park. officers responded and found a male victim. he was suffering from apparent stab wounds. paramedics responded and the victim was declared deceased. the sfpd homicide detail is investigating.

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